The NHRHTA is proud to announce its all color New Haven Railroad 2002 Calendar!
Our 2002 calendar features the following photos:
Cover -- Three DERS-4 units (GP-9) at Northup Ave. Yard, Providence, Rhode Island.
Front Piece, left -- Danbury, CT: derrick D-100 based out of New Haven picks up an errant reefer that has come to grief in 12/58.
Front Piece, right -- The Maybrook, NY, tool train with derrick D-6 cleans up a mess at Brewster, NY, in August 1956.
January -- EDER-5 (FL-9) powered Shore Line express departing Boston in the aftermath of a snowfall.
February -- Train #13, The 42nd Street, east of Attleboro, MA, powered by two DER-1 (DL-109) units.
March -- EF-3b 151 crosses over at SS-75 in the New Haven station headed for Cedar Hill on March 8th, 1959.
April -- New Rochelle, NY, April, 5, 1956, running with the front pan up is a morning commuter job in a pristine matched consist of round roof MU cars in the standard green livery.
May -- Two EF-4 units making a set off at the Harlem River yards in the Bronx under the Hell Gate Bridge approach.
June -- New Haven Station passenger motor line up on a June day in 1958.
July -- Alco DER-2a 0409 (FA-1) plods along with another Maybrook bound freight past Derby tower in June of 1959.
August -- The still waters of the Naugatuck River reflect ND-2 traveling north of Beacon Falls powered by a trio of Alco DERS-2c (RS-3) units.
September -- The wire train working on the overhead for track 2 at the South Norwalk, CT, station.
October -- The westbound Senator powered by EP-3 355, approaching the East River tunnels for Penn Station, after passing Sunnyside yards.
November -- A New England Railfan Association trip out of Providence at Greenbush, MA, on January 8, 1956.
December -- The South Norwalk draw in the snow. The silence of the freshly fallen snow, the unique electric zone semaphores, and of course the wires say it all.
Rear Cover -- A montage featuring freshly painted and lettered DEY-3, #0953 (S-1), pushed out of the Lamberton Street shop in New Haven; New Haven MU car #4410 just delivered to the railroad on display at New Rochelle, NY; the New Canaan "Dink" at the Richmond Hill Road grade crossing; and Maybrook bound symbol freight NO-9 rumbles by the station at Newtown, CT, on May 8th, 1960.
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Do you have New Haven (pre-1969) color slides we can use in future NHRHTA calendars? We are in special need of east end slides, as well as unusual views. Please share your slides with your fellow New Haven enthusiasts by contacting our calendar editor. Thanks!